essence a preliminary order in which parties
had the opportunity to comment on the pro-
posal prior to the issuance of a final order. The
judges recommended that LCRA's preferred
Route 24 be approved, with minor modifica-
tions. Count one win for LCRA. In addition to
recommending minor route deviations, the
judges recommended that LCRA be required
cinity of Bird's Nest Airport.
and data gathering and late nights fretting
over a single sentence of testimony, we had
(I'm hesitant to say it aloud or even write it
here, now more than two years after the fact,
for fear I might jinx the whole thing) won.